Sturgeon River Cross Country Skiing

The 28th most popular XC Ski in Minnesota.

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North of Chisholm in the Superior National Forest, the Sturgeon River trail system has 30km of cross-country ski trails. The routes pass through mature silver maples.

The southern trailhead is located at the intersection of FS279 and SR73, about 9 miles north of Chisholm.

Overall, Sturgeon River is the 28th most popular cross country ski area of all 39 Nordic ski destinations in Minnesota.

Sturgeon River Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  SNF (218) 229-3371; MN Visitors (800) 657-3700.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Recommended Map:  "Trail Map For Telluride, Silverton, Ouray" from Trails Illustrated

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

GPS:  47.6308, -92.8672

Date Published:  12/28/2015

Date Updated:  7/27/2016

ID:  17910

Sturgeon River Cross Country Skiing Map